DailyClout Morning News Roundup
Late Monday night into Tuesday morning is proving to kick an already hyped-up news atmosphere into another gear. Elon Musk’s takeover of Twitter is having an instantaneous effect on news consumption, as he’s thrown the gates of conversation wide open. That in itself is news, and the results of online conversation with a renewed life to it is producing headlines of its own.
While not all are Twitter-related, the online conversations about the headlines add to the news.
- Sam Bankman-Fried Arrested in the Bahamas: Twitter Spaces has allowed Sam Bankman-Fried an almost nightly platform to further implicate himself, for some weird reason. Bankman-Fried was arrested today in the Bahamas at the request of the US Federal Government.
BitBoy Crypto, who runs one of the largest cryptocurrency channels on Youtube, summarized what we know so far:
- Will Sam Bankman-Fried Testify Today? Sam Bankman-Fried was supposed to testify today before Congress. As Congressman Lee Zeldin put it, the House GOP was “ready to grill him six ways to Sunday”. Will he somehow still be allowed to appear and testify? If not why not?
- Esteemed Doctors Return to Twitter! Doctors Peter McCullough, M.D., M.P.H. and Robert Malone, M.D. have officially been reinstated on Twitter, to the delight of many.
- Twitter Files Part Five Released: Part Five was released by Bari Weiss. It details what happened at Twitter on January 8, 2021 leading up to the removal of President Trump from Twitter. Facing immense pressure from employees within Twitter, as well as external pressures, the leadership at Twitter took the action of banning Trump’s account. Leadership included CEO Jack Dorsey, Head of Legal and Trust, Vijaya Gadde, and Head of Trust and Safety, Yoel Roth.